MSI Z87-G45 GAMING (MS-7821)

Performance Results

 
Gaming
Gaming 64%
Destroyer
Desktop
Desktop 66%
Battle cruiser
Workstation
Workstation 42%
Speed boat
PC StatusOverall this PC is performing below expectations (39th percentile). This means that out of 100 PCs with exactly the same components, 61 performed better. The overall PC percentile is the average of each of its individual components. Use the charts in the benchmark sections of this report to identify problem areas.
ProcessorWith a good single core score, this CPU can easily handle the majority of general computing tasks. Additionally this processor can handle very light workstation, and even some very light server workloads. Finally, with a gaming score of 70.5%, this CPUs suitability for 3D gaming is very good.
Graphics67.1% is a good 3D score. This GPU can handle the majority of recent games at high resolutions and ultra detail levels.
Boot Drive78.1% is a good SSD score. This drive enables fast boots, responsive applications and ensures minimum system IO wait times.
Memory16GB is enough RAM to run any version of Windows and it's more than sufficient for nearly all games. 16GB also allows for very large file and system caches, software development and batch photo editing/processing.
OS VersionWindows 10 is the most recent version of Windows, and the best to date in our opinion.
Run History
4 months ago, 4 months ago.
SystemMSI MS-7821
MotherboardMSI Z87-G45 GAMING (MS-7821)  (all builds)
Memory11.7 GB free of 16 GB @ 1.6 GHz
Display2560 x 1440 - 32 Bit couleurs, 2560 x 1440 - 32 Bit couleurs,
OSWindows 10
BIOS Date20140721
Uptime0 Days
Run DateJun 13 '18 at 18:00
Run Duration110 Seconds
Run User FRA-User
Background CPU8%

 PC Performing below expectations (39th percentile)

Actual performance vs. expectations. The graphs show user score (x) vs user score frequency (y).

Processor Bench Single core Quad core Multi core
Intel Core i5-4670K-$250
SOCKET 0, 1 CPU, 4 cores, 4 threads
Base clock 3.4 GHz, turbo 3.4 GHz (avg)
Performing way below expectations (19th percentile)
70.5% Very good
SC Int 99.7
SC Float 100
SC Mixed 100
80% 100 Pts
QC Int 369
QC Float 367
QC Mixed 366
83% 367 Pts
MC Int 358
MC Float 360
MC Mixed 318
52% 345 Pts
Poor: 60%
This bench: 70.5%
Great: 95%
Graphics Card Bench 3D DX9 3D DX10 3D DX11
AMD R9 290X-$549
Sapphire(174B E289) ≥ 4GB
CLim: 1020 MHz, MLim: 1375 MHz, Ram: 8GB, Driver: 18.5.2
Performing below expectations (31st percentile)
67.1% Good
Lighting 214
Reflection 157
Parallax 278
73% 216 fps
MRender 127
Gravity 149
Splatting 177
62% 151 fps
Poor: 53%
This bench: 67.1%
Great: 74%
Drives Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
OCZ Vertex 4 256GB-$400
150GB free (System drive)
Firmware: 1.5 Max speed: SATA 3.0 600 MB/s
Performing way below expectations (19th percentile)
78.1% Very good
Read 380
Write 414
Mixed 329
84% 374 MB/s
4K Read 28.2
4K Write 90.5
4K Mixed 19.5
116% 46 MB/s
DQ Read 33.1
DQ Write 138
DQ Mixed 20.2
35% 63.9 MB/s
Poor: 61%
This bench: 78.1%
Great: 108%
Seagate Desktop SSHD 1TB-$93
408GB free
Firmware: CC43 Max speed: SATA 3.0 600 MB/s
Performing below expectations (39th percentile)
78.1% Very good
Read 115
Write 157
Mixed 102
93% 124 MB/s
4K Read 0.66
4K Write 5.38
4K Mixed 0.5
183% 2.18 MB/s
Poor: 48%
This bench: 78.1%
Great: 111%
Memory Kit Bench Multi core Single core Latency
Unknown CMZ8GX3M2A1600C9 0215 CMZ8GX3M2A1600C8 0215 CMZ8GX3M2A1600C9 0215 CMZ8GX3M2A1600C8 16GB
1600, 1600, 1600, 1600 MHz
4096, 4096, 4096, 4096 MB
Performing way above expectations (88th percentile)
63.5% Good
MC Read 23.3
MC Write 25.2
MC Mixed 19
64% 22.5 GB/s
SC Read 14.8
SC Write 18.1
SC Mixed 18.5
49% 17.1 GB/s
Latency 64.6
62% 64.6 ns
Poor: 50%
This bench: 63.5%
Great: 63%
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 System Memory Latency Ladder

L1/L2/L3 CPU cache and main memory (DIMM) access latencies in nano seconds.

Typical Z87-G45 GAMING (MS-7821) Builds (Compare 6,748 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming
Gaming 48%
Yacht
Desktop
Desktop 69%
Battle cruiser
Workstation
Workstation 40%
Speed boat

Motherboard: MSI Z87-G45 GAMING (MS-7821) - $242

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 65% - Good Total price: $978
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